New York sues Donald Trump, Trump Organization for fraud

Former US president Donald Trump speaks in support of candidates Doug Mastriano and Mehmet Oz during a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, September 3, 2022. Andrew Kelly | Reuters New York Attorney General Letitia James on Wednesday sued former President Donald Trump, the Trump Organization, three of his adult children, and others for allegedly widespread the … Read more

Ex-White House lawyer Ty Cobb says Trump violated Constitution

Ty Cobb Jerry Cleveland | The Denver Post | Getty Images Former Trump White House lawyer Ty Cobb called ex-President Donald Trump a “deeply wounded narcissist” who acted in a “criminal” manner when he pushed then-Vice President Mike Pence to block Congress from certifying President Joe Biden’s 2020 election win. In a new interview, Cobb … Read more

Delaware court denies Musk request to delay Twitter trial but approves request to add whistleblower claims

This illustration photo taken on August 5, 2022 shows a cellphone displaying a photo of Elon Musk placed on a computer monitor filled with Twitter logos in Washington, DC. Samuel Corum | AFP | Getty Images A Delaware court denied Elon Musk’s request to delay the trial over his attempt to abandon a $44 billion … Read more

Judge calls Jan. 6 an ‘insurrection,’ bars ‘Cowboys for Trump’ founder

Otero County Commission Chairman and Cowboys for Trump co-founder Couy Griffin rides his horse on 5th Avenue on May 1, 2020 in New York City. Jeenah Moon | Getty Images A judge in New Mexico declared Tuesday that the Jan. 6 Capitol riot was an “insurrection” as he ruled that Otero County Commissioner and “Cowboys … Read more

Sen. Graham says he was stating the obvious with Trump riots claim

US Sen. Lindsey Graham speaks at a press conference at the US Capitol on August 05, 2022 in Washington, DC. Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images US Senator Lindsey Graham on Saturday defended suggesting there would be “riots in the streets” if former President Donald Trump was prosecuted for mishandling classified information, saying he condemned the … Read more

Biden warns Trump’s extreme MAGA Republicans are a ‘danger’ to U.S. democracy

In a fiery primetime speech, US President Joe Biden launched an all-out assault on former President Donald Trump and “MAGA Republicans,” saying they “pose a clear and present danger” to American democracy. “It’s in our hands, yours and mine, to stop the assault on American democracy,” Biden said Thursday from Independence Hall in Philadelphia, urging … Read more

Some seized info could be shielded by attorney-client privilege

Former US President Donald Trump’s residence in Mar-A-Lago, Palm Beach, Florida on August 9, 2022. Giorgio Viera | AFP | Getty Images Some of the materials seized in the FBI raid of former President Donald Trump’s home Mar-a-Lago may be protected by attorney-client privilege, the Justice Department said Monday. The “limited set” of potentially privileged … Read more

Trump Mar-a-Lago raid affidavit for search warrant revealed

The Justice Department on Friday revealed a heavily redacted copy of the affidavit used to obtain a search warrant for former President Donald Trump’s home Mar-a-Lago. The FBI had probable cause to believe that records containing classified national defense information would be found at the Palm Beach, Florida, residence, according to an agent who wrote … Read more

Jail will be tough for ex-Malaysian PM Najib Razak: Anwar Ibrahim

Prison will be a tough contrast to former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s seven-star hotel lifestyle as Malaysia begins to find “closure” from the scandal that had rocked the nation for years, said Malaysia’s opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim. Najib, who was charged for his role in the embezzlement of billions of dollars from the Malaysian … Read more

Judge orders Trump to give details about Mar-a-Lago warrant lawsuit

An aerial view of former US President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home after Trump said that FBI agents raided it, in Palm Beach, Florida, US August 15, 2022. Marco Bello | Reuters A federal judge appointed by former President Donald Trump ordered him Tuesday to answer several key questions about his new lawsuit related to the … Read more